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, but then that police department also referred me to the boston f.b.i. when i spoke to them also about 20 minutes ago, they said they could neither confirm that there had been an arrest but they also would not deny that there had been one. they told me they would brief the media later today. still folks here paying their respects are cautiously optimistic. >> i think it would put a lot of people's minds at ease that the person has been caught. i think it's an unsettling feeling when you know someone is still out there. >> reporter: we are expecting an update from the f.b.i. at 5:00 p.m. eastern standard time. we're also expecting an update from the family of 11-year-old martinez who is yet to undergo more surgery at children's hospital. >> thank you for your reporting right there on the ground. to recap, despite earlier reports from a law enforcement source today, boston police now say there has been no arrest in the bombings on monday and that no suspect is in custody. we want to reiterate that. the f.b.i. is still asking businesses and race spectators to search their photos and videos from the even
and was recovered by police. but there is conflicting information about that tonight. the f.b.i. has taken the lead role in the investigation. there has been no climb of responsibility and there was no warning. president obama vowed to find and bring to justice whoever is responsible. jonathan elias of our cbs boston station wbz was there on boylston street when the bombs went off. jonathan? >> scott, i was 30 feet away from that initial blast and we were filming people coming across the finish line for what should have been an end of a jubilant race. i mean, they were ecstatic. people were raising their arms up in the air, my producer, my photographer, myself, we are high-fiving these guys and just cheering them on and then a second later the bomb went off. when that first bomb went off we held our ground not knowing what had just happened and then seconds later the second bomb went off and that's when we knew exactly what was going on. we ran toward the scene of the initial blast as everyone else was running away trying to get out and off of boylston street. police officers down the street were h
and more than 100 are injured and police and the f.b.i. investigating right now and we will bring you the latest coming up. >> in fact, in a few hours the f.b.i. is expected to hold a briefing into the bombings at the boston marathon. agents searched an apartment in the town of revere near boston but will not say what they are looking for or how the home is connected to the investigation. so far they don't have anyone in custody for the attack but the f.b.i. is tracking several "person of interest" after two bombs went off at the boston marathon finish line killing two people including an 8-year-old boy. the child has been identified this morning as martin richard, officials say up to two unexploded bombs were also found near the marathon course but therapy safely disarmed. again, we are just getting word that the f.b.i. briefing is at 6:30 our time so in less than two hours. >> boston's logan airport is open after shutting down for a time after the blast. air travelers tell abc7 news reporter there is more tension on plights now than before the bombs went off. >> travelers would flew
by i had mother. tonight search intense face as f.b.i. gets involved. plus, see how one city getting drivers slow down decoys. >> and beautiful day today. but what can you expect for phoerpbg commute coming up look at the forecast. thank you for joining us today. >> let's take live look outside. beautiful sunny spring day change are on wait. however. fox joins us now with look at the forecast what are we expect wooing do have some change some clouds and maybe even some thunderstorms that today absolutely fabulous. in fact entire weekend was really great on this. very comfortable temperature wise. let's take look at the map wise we will begin with look at the numbers. we hit 6 degrees at reagan. 67 dullless and 64 bwi. now tonight clouds are starting roll in across the area they will continue to do so in overnight hours. we look most low cloudy skies and those clouds will be lingering through into tomorrow as well. so, it will be definitely more clouds than sunshine as we start the beginning of this week. your current temperature 61 degrees. 57 baltimore:. and 60 dullless and 58 tkpwr
of the morning coming up and at f.b.i. news conference coming up in 20 minutes. now a check on the forecast. >> meteorologist mike nicco is here with calmer conditions. >> calmer outside right now. and dry as you look at live doppler 7 hd. we have the potential for wind through the cartinez strait, you can see the areas in tan leading into the central valley where the fastest wins are today from 9:00 this morning until 5:00 during the afternoon hours, with wins up to 35 to 40 miles per hour and be sustained from the northwest at 20 to 30 miles per hour. 22-mile-per-hour wind at fairfield and 26 gusts in santa rosa the fastest, gusting to 21 in novato and only ten at sfo and 18 at half moon bay and you can see by 9:00 those are going to become faster and more uniform. now the next 12 hours 7:00 this morning around the bay at 45 and mid-60's by noon and upper 60's and breezy around the bay shore. as we head inland it will not be so breezy, we are cooler in the 30's and 40's and in the low 60's by noon and upper 60's by 4:00 and the coast breezes pick up in the mid-to-upper 50's through the af
we'll get to the bottom of it. >> do you feel the f.b.i. and other counterterrorism officials have necessary tools at their disposal? >> i think our law enforcement will have all the resources they need and technology and tools they need to get to the bottom of it. thanks, everybody. >> ok, ready? good morning. actually, it's not such a good morning for many people. we'd like to begin by acknowledging that for many families, not just in boston but throughout the country and perhaps the world, when they woke up today it was a far different day from monday morning and so let us begin by first sending our thoughts and prayers to all the victims and the families that were impacted by the vicious bombing that occurred in boston yesterday. r thoughts and prayers are extended to each and every one of them. i believe the president said it best when he said we're going to get to the bottom of this. we expect that as americans, our government will do everything possible to protect us. that's the foremost duty of any democratically elected government is to protect its people. so we will get t
from the blast sites. f.b.i. says was a pressure cooker that held one of the bombs that exploded during the boston marathon. of a pressure cooker on the 2. this is shredded black backpack that the f.b.i. says contained one of the believed to be in it. come appeared to be a battery one of these online. this and liftchargeable. it is advertised as having a "very long" fox's lot in remote control cars. the device were found and measured. officials said the pressure cookers were filled and black powder. 5. this looks like wires. the explosive devices were triggered by "kitchen-type" the recovered parts include part of a circuit board, which might have been used to detonate a device. a law enforcement official said monday's bombs were probably detonated by timers. 6. another piece of a pressure cooker was found at a blast site. forensic and components of the homemade devices were container, could help manufacturer and possibly buyer. wethis is a different view of the bombing. >> pam:these pictures were taken from a nearby office building and show the chaos coming up at 5:30. we have new imag
? >> it is 5:31. developing news this morning on the boston bombings, the f.b.i. is making an appeal to the public for photos and video or any information that could lead them to the bomber as they comb new clues uncovered at the bombing sites. we go live to abc7 news in boston. >> good morning, eric, the f.b.i. is doing that because there are still no suspects. here in boston, you get the sense that this is a city that is united. there is an outpouring of support for the victims in the hospital recovering and there is deep sympathy if the families who have lost loved ones. overnight, boston breathes emotional vigil in the dorchester neighborhood for martin richard, just eight years old, killed in the attack. >> at the boy's home, neighbors dropped off flowers and children remember him in a park where he used to play. another victim, 29-year-old krystle campbell is also being remembered at the marathon cheering on her friend's boyfriend. >> i cannot believe this has happened. she did everything... >> the third person killed has been identified as a boston university you graduate stud
and woman power necessary to put all the information together that's something the f.b.i. can do well. unfortunately in the past in these investigations federal law enforcement use it as a one way street. they'll take information from the locals and they won't share anything. from watching the press conference i think they're will be the kind of sharing back and forth that needs to occur in order to advance the investigation. >> what do you make of the reports from seen year law enforcement that there was no chatter about this leading up to the event? >> because this was a domestic event if there was any chatter that was international it doesn't necessarily mean that it they were prepared to share it with the local law enforcement. i think that will be one of the other interesting stories to follow in the coming days. because in the past the f.b.i. has been very effective at detecting internationally and domestically activities before they occurred. this one clearly got through all the safety nets and it is you know this clearly involved more than one person. >> and that's what i was
from the smoke down the street about a block from the first explosion. the f.b.i. tonight is confirming that another explosion took place at the john f. kennedy library which is located in dorchester. it's just about an hour after the explosions at the finish line, about four miles at that location from where these explosions took place. no injuries are reported at the j.f.k. location. law enforcement, at this point, is still unable to confirm whether it is indeed related to these two explosions. and an investigative source is confirming to fox that the boston police have found and removed another suspected device, this one located at st. ignatius church just steps away from boston college. the city of boston has recalled all of its off duty police officers and they've been called in for support. boston police commissioner ed davis is preparing the public for a lot of injuries and deaths beyond the two that we know of at this hour. >> 2:50 p.m. today, there were simultaneous explosions that occurred along the route of the boston marathon, near the finish line. these explosions occurred
, you'll see the point from the smoke down the street about a block from the first explosion. the f.b.i. tonight is confirming that another explosion took place at the john f. kennedy library which is located in dorchester. it's just about an hour after the explosions at the finish line, about four miles at that location from where these explosions took place. no injuries are reported at the j.f.k. location. law enforcement, at this point, is still unableo confirm ether it is indeed related to these two explosions. and an investigative source is confirming to fox that the boston police have found and removed another suspected device, this one located at st. ignatius church just steps away from boston college. the city of boston has recalled all of its off duty police officers and they've been called in for support. boston police commissioner ed davis is preparing the public for a lot ofnjuries and deaths beyond the two that we know of at this hour. >> 2:50 p.m. today, there were simultaneous explosions that occurred along the route of the boston marathon, near the finish line. these exp
of a possible sinkhole in the number three lane. we continue to follow news in boston marathon bombings, the f.b.i. says one of the two bombs was housed in a pressure cooker. it was filled with nails and black powder. it was placed inside a backpack and triggered by kitchen egg timers. the pressure cooker was made by the 5 the largest appliance maker in europe. a spring -- vigil was held for the youngest victim killed in the attack. and krystle campbells with killed cheering on her girlfriend's boyfriend. >> i cannot believe this has happened. it does not make any sense the. >> the third person killed has been identified as a boston university graduate student from china, a young woman, 76 people are still in the hospital, 20 of them in critical condition. >> our news reporter spoke with the family of a young bay area victim who was injured in the blast and she is live in boston for us. >> good morning. the 11-year-old is still in the hospital this morning recovering. aaron hern was with his family. look at the beautiful picket of the family because the mother was running in the basketball moistur
john brennan and f.b.i. director robert mueller, head by the house intelligence committee. it's an hour and 45 minutes. >> bring the committee to order. we will get our opening statements under way to get to our distinguished panelists and statements. i want to welcome national intelligence director james clapper, cia director john brennan. director of defense intelligence agency, michael flynn and director of the f.b.i., robert mueller. for the yearly open hearing before the house intelligence committee. as a reminder to all members, we're in open session and we should be careful not to discuss classified matters. whether he have a closed session immediately following this session to address sensitive matters. late our t to congrat committee yesterday, 18-2 vote on the cyber security information sharing bill we thought was a great start this morning because of changes made in the bill received the endorsement of tech net, largest high-tech association, association with the largest number of high-tech committees came in this morning. we're pleased with that and looking forward to movin
that they're home in california. >> i called the f.b.i. . i said they're in san diego at their house. i called the number. impossible. she's red flagged. she can't get through customed. she can't get through ins. i had the maryland state police call out there and say they were at pacific bell and electric company. they got the san diego county sheriffs and kicked the door in. >> afaf khalifa spent one night in jail and was extradited to maryland. >> you thought that was going to be a break? >> yeah. >> prosecutors in maryland wanted her to face criminal charges. but mostly, they said, they wanted adam and jason shannon returned to their father. >> did the authorities here believe that that arrest would have eventually led to those children being reunited with their dad? >> well, certainly, the charge and the arrest is to prosecute her for her own criminal acts. certainly, to get the children back and reunited with their father resulted from that, that would certainly have been a goal for them, as well. >> it took nine more months for the case to be heard here in this colonial-era court
will say both the f.b.i. and the department of defense, specifically d.o.d., for that matter all of us have a role to play in providing that policymakers, operators, etc. i also completely agree with i think underlying tenet of the bill that you passed yesterday, which recognizes the importance of partnership between the government. we certainly collectively cannot do it all. and we do need the help and assistance and cooperation of the civil sector. and so that's -- i guess that's all i'd say to answer the question. >> if each of you could just talk a little bit about the greatest cyberthreats from your perspectives. is it foreign governments? is it it terrorists? is it criminals? where is the biggest threat? >> let me start and others can contribute. any time you're assessing threat, there are obviously two dimensions. one is the capability, and the other dimension is intent. certainly from a capability standpoint in terms of ability --reek damage to the country wreak damage to the country, we are more concerned with the potential of the nation state, and obviously, we have called this ou
on the story without knowing the full details. i just saw on twitter that the f.b.i. is looking into this. i think this demonstrates that mitch mcconnell is one of the most savvy operators in employedern history. he demonstrated he's a transformational character in terms of policy answered how he has transformed the senate. he doesn't get enough credit for that. cenk: we all agree that, i think, and so, joe i'm not sure but they're doing opposition research, so what? it seems kind of savvy. >> ask george allen about that. he famously had his moment where the democrats are doing research involving some guy following them with a camera 24/7. it's legal. ethical? it might caught people some qualms. but a lot that's legal is shocking to other people and what's more shocking is financially what's legal. that to me is more troublesome. cenk: absolutely, that's what we should be spending 90% of our time talking about where they get their money. on the issue of health, questions mental health, christianty, fair game? >> they were having what they thought was a private conversation. look, i sounds un
. the united states of america is by adam, an ed american al qaeda on the f.b.i.'s most wanted list who taunts america and says this, you can see it on buzz feed, america is absolutely awash with . sily attainable firearms large capacity clips. you can get them even without ny identification. this from the most wanted on the f.b.i. list. we need to vote in the united states congress. if these young children had the courage to go after their assailant, if the teachers stepped in the way to protect, does congress have the will and the courage to stand up and merely do what it was elected to do? cast a vote in both chambers. cast a vote on behalf of the american people. cast a vote on behalf of these children, on behalf of these parents who have come here to besiege the united states its ess only to do responsibility, to do what we .ake the oath of office for 92% of the american people believe that we need universal background checks. we have to make sure that our body, both the senate and house, take up this legislation. in the aftermath of yet another tragedy on patriots day, the most patriotic
came in was call director mueller at the f.b.i. to get an update on this. because obviously we -- there no familiar in america -- family in america that wants justice than the state department family, believe me. so i wanted to know where we are. and i think we are making progress. now, there's video as you-all know. we have identified people. and they are building a case. we are going through the tedious, laborious, and very difficult process of gaining evidence from the part of the country which is dangerous. and working in a place where the standards are different and the expectations are different. we are working through that. but i can guarantee you this. i think all of you know because of bob mueller's service, and peoplera years that passed a law to allow him to serve, there is no more dedicated or capable leader of the f.b.i. and there is nobody more committed to do this. i have confidence in that. i also have confidence in something else. this president of the united states made it clear once before that he would do what was necessary to bring somebody to justice. and
adjudicated mentally ill by the state of virginia. but those records were never transmitted to the f.b.i. to be included in a background check. and we know that the shooter in tucson fail a drug test -- failed a drug test, a disqualifying fact for somebody to be able to legally purchase firearms given a background check, but that information was never transmitted to the f.b.i., and so the few son shooter was not -- and so the tucson shooter was not prevented from buying weapons, even though he should have been disqualified if the background check system had been working the way it should. i believe the most appropriate response to the recent mass shootings tshootings is to maket our current laws involving mental illness, drug use, mental health adjudications are enforced more aggressively and more efficiently. but, at the same time, while we're trying to find a solution to these problems and not just engage in meaningless symbolism, we should not be making it harder for law-abiding citizens to exercise their constitutional rights under the second amendment. we can and we should embrace r
the d.h.s. or f.b.i. this bill already contains several levels of strong protections to n sure it improves cybersecurity without compromising our important civil liberties. but this bill will add a significant new privacy protection to that existing structure. again, madam chair, you can see the level of effort that we are doing here to protect privacy and civil liberties and still have a workable bill. with states like china, russia, iran, and north korea from getting into your networks and stealing your property. we have yet to find a single u.s. company that opposes this bill. in fact, we have the enthusiastic support of nearly every sector of the economy. because they are under assault from foreign cyberattacks and they need our help. and they need it now. companies and industry groups from across the country, including intel, the chipmaker, i.b.m., the internet security alliance, u.s. chamber of commerce, business round table, tech america, technet, companies of the silicon valley. u.s. telecom, nuclear energy institute, national association of manufacturers just to name a
even the boston police. am i correct? >> that's correct. f.b.i., joint terrorism task force made up of the police and other state and federal officials have been given, at least it's the notification by the government, will beaking a lead on this investigation. >> we have just received word that fox has confirmed that 77 people have been injured. as of right now, we were reporting up to this moment, 25 and that number has risen to 73. we know that dozens of people were transported from the scene of the two explosions to at least three hospitals, perhaps more and we will update that, of course, throughout this hour. bill, in interrupting you, the joint task force is a cross force from local to federal jurisdiction and they organize themselves for better communication. what do you expect to beethe result tonight? i mean, this is moving -- >> sure, lou, and it is movg very quickly. it's moving quickly to get the treatment to the people who were severely injured, the tragedy of it all. there's human life that have been lost and people who have been severely injured. at the same time, po
said the f.b.i. is investigating this as an act of terrorism and the full force of the federal government will support the response and the federal investigation. there is no current evidence that the attack was part of a broader plot. but out of caution, we don't to keep in place enhanced security measures seen and unseen with coordination of state and local partners. we urge the american people to remain vigil legend and report any signs of suspicious activity to local law enforcement. we thank the people of boston for their response. we stand in solidarity with them and with everyone who has been making sure that the response, the recovery, and the investigation continue full force. beyond that, mr. chairman, i should not say anything in an unclassified setting except to reassure the committee that d.h.s. is put in full force into providing the f.b.i. with any and all assistance it requires in addition doing a number of other things with the city of boston. >> thank you. >> as you know, this year marks the 10th anniversary of the d.h.s., the largest creation of federal gover
yesterday and the police were all around my neighborhood. he played at the f.b.i. building. i guess he has been there before. usually, it's at the interior. >> right. >> some reason he picked the f.b.i. yesterday. >> where is the fbi building? >> on pennsylvania average across the street from the justice department. >> from justice. is that where it is? >> right. right across the street. >> who knows why? this was really inside baseball here but he was going in and out of the north portico. is that because -- do you know? the guard earn tour was this weekend or something? >> that's right. visitors on the south side taking rose garden so he had to leave from the front door which is unusual. >> on the issues of the day, two issues that he has made prior to seem to be moving some progress on both. let's let's start with guns. we've got now this compromise put together by joe mancion and pat toomey which the president has endorsed. there could be a vote on that as early as this week. >> at least three republicans have signed on. you know they will move to % de
't realize. did you realize when he came back from that trip to north korea, the f.b.i. was waiting at the airport? we want to ask you some questions. they said what were you guys talking about? and he revealed what they were talking about. if he goes back on august 1, he hopes they continue the dialogue and just have fun. >>brian: i think we'll end up looking weak. we have this standoff. we spend all this money to send this message that things are going to be different. we're not going to overreact to what you do. we say let's talk, let's ratchet this down. we come off looking weak, he comes off looking stronger. >> if nothing happens through midnight tonight north korea time, then something worked. >>gretchen: remember what one of the analysts told us last week which i think is important to point out once again which is is this all a ruse to keep away the real attention on the way in which north korea treats its own people? to me, that was the one thing that stuck in my head from last week. yeah, he can make all these threats and fireworks and where is he and has there been a coup
that a house hearing about threats around the world with the c.i. 56789 and f.b.i. directors. >> on the next "washington journal" we'll talk about president obama's budget with adam green. then senator roger wicker of mississippi looks ahead at work in the senate on immigration, gun control and tensions in the careen peninsula. then a report on federal programs that are duplicated in he federal government. "washington journal" live at 7:00 a.m. eastern on c-span.
, thank you, and f.b.i. director muller, yesterday for joining us last evening and for classified briefing in the capitol. on boston, the tragedy. we want to welcome you here today as our secretary led the department, i think, since 2009, and starting her second term. we're glad you came here for a second hitch. given the recent bombings in boston, we appreciate your efforts. times you lead. we also want to offer you any time if you want to take any, if there are any updates you want to provide for the ongoing efforts in boston. and you're now recognized to do that and for your statement. thank you. welcome. >> thank you, chairman carper and ranking member coburn, members of the committee. for the opportunity to discuss the president's fiscal year 2014 budget request for the department of homeland security. before i begin, as the chairman acknowledged, i would like to say a few words about the attack in boston. our thoughts and our prayers remain with the victims and their families and with the city of boston. d.h.s. is in fact a big part of the boston community. hundreds of our men and wo
.e.a. administrator's award for exceptional service. she's received numerous other awards from the d.e.a., the f.b.i., and local governments. she was appointed superior court judge in los angeles by then-governor arnold swartzen nagger in 2005 and judge o'connell is the assistant supervising judge where she's responsible for supervising three courthouses and 22 bench officers. she's an expert in criminal law. she presides over all aspects of friendly criminal cases before the superior court. and in addition to being well-respected for her demeanor on the bench and her stellar intellect, she's known by her colleagues as a great manager and supervisor, attributes which will serve her well at the busy central district. judge reid o'connell is very active in the southern california legal community. she create add program that brings inner city students to the superior court to educate them about the legal process and to spend time with judges. she teaches continuing education courses to california judges on criminal law. she is an adjunct professor at the law schools of pepper dye dine and -- pepperdine
looking for. >> the f.b.i. searching the home of former texas justice of the peace in connection with the murders of a prosecutor and his wife. boxes were taken from the home of eric williams at his in-law's house. williams has not been named a suspect but questioned about the murders of mike and cynthia mcclelland as well as mark hasse. tell me about sports. >> we learned the consequences of this brawl. stupid move. zach henke is expected to miss eight weeks and undergo surgery for a collar bone. watch this. it is a 3-2 pitch, very close game. was not trying to hit him. rushes him. he lowers his shoulder. now he has a broken collar bone as a result of it. he will be suspended for one game as a result of this. >>alisyn: stupid but handsome. >> now he won't be on the mound. he'll be hanging out with a broken collar bone. a pitcher would not want to do that in such a close game, throw a ball, plunk a guy, it was a mistake and happens all the time. >> in the past few years, races have gone extreme. one of the most extreme at city field this morning. rick, what do you see? >> ali, i'
are going to send federal employees from the f.b.i., a.t.f., other agencies, to make sure we can protect america. we extend our sympathies, of course, to all the victims and their families, we express our concern -- mr. cummings: i yield a minute and a half. mr. hoyer: express our sympathies to all of them. and we recognize they have employees at the municipal, boston, around this country, the state level and yes at the federal level, who are going to try to respond and make sure america's safe. let's send a message to those federal employees, because they're our employees, that we respect them, their contribution and let us not bring a bill to the floor and by the way, the gentleman is correct, it passed, not with my vote last year, because i thought it was a message that was incorrect. and i thought there are processes in place today which allow us to act against those who are tax delinquents. but frankly, this isn't a discussion about huge tax delinquents, huge tax frauds, people who are not paying taxes to this country in which they are being so successful. so, mr. speaker, first of
, former f.b.i. agent, mr. rogers of michigan. such time as he may consume. the chair: the gentleman from michigan is recognized. mr. rogers: thank you for your work on this. last year you expressed strong reservations about certain privacy protections and you were willing to sit down and work with us to try to find and make sure he we sent that very clear message about protecting privacy in this bill, and i thought the language was excellent and added to that purpose. it is -- it really does prevent any information from being -- in the bill from being misused by a company for anything other than the bill's strictly defined cybersecurity purpose, but this bill adds an important clarification, this amendment, to make congress' intent absolutely clear. to try again to assure the american public this is about security while protecting civil liberties. i urge my colleagues to support this amendment. . barton: reclaiming my time want to thank my staff. also i want to thank the chairman and the ranking member, see nothing other speakers, i yield back the balance of my time. the chair: the gentl
the 2015 it is our answer to backlog. there's not a plan b. this is plan a, b, c, d, f. >> glad to come up -- >> more importantly, we need to understand better, what is our long-term annual commitment to a program of this magnitude? i realize there are parameters that might change that, court rulings, scope of benefits. we need to better understand it if in fact we provide fair but effective oversight to an i.t. program of this size. mr. chairman, you have been awfully generous, and i know secretary murrow is dying for me to ask him a question. >> i'm sure he is deeply disappointed. >> he is always neglected in these hearings and i have ensured him not to take it personally. i'll follow up with some audit questions in writing. mr. secretary, thank you, and thank you to your entire team. >> secretary shinseki, thank you for being here and thank you for your staff being here, and this hearing is now concluded. >> good afternoon, everybody. earlier today i was briefed by my homeland security team on the events in boston. we're continuing to monitor and respond to the situation as it up folds
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